Garden 2015 has Started


February 10, 2015 by Buffy


It started on February 5th with the first seeds going into the trays!


I planted 18 New Girl Tomatoes, 18 Celebrity tomatoes, 9 Nero di Toscana cabbage, aka dinosaur kale, and 9  romaine Lettuce.  This was very exciting!  I have never grown kale before.  I was however a little heart-broken when the package said it prefers weather below 75 degrees.  I’m not sure it is going to the like Arkansas’ summer.  Oh, how I dream of having garden fresh greens and tomatoes ripe at the same time!  My romaine usually bolts right before I start to get tomatoes.  Oh well, seeds are planted and I may go search my garden catalogs for some Summer lettuce to add in the next round of seed starts.

This morning I awoke to a wonderful surprise!  Sprouts!


Let the gardening season begin!  What are you growing?  Do you have any recommendations for lettuce that will grow in the Arkansas Summer heat?


7 thoughts on “Garden 2015 has Started

  1. Laura says:

    Yay! The start of the growing season is always so exciting!

  2. Benjamin says:

    YES! Let the gardening begin. Good luck with this years gardening. We’re still in the process of narrowing down the seed selection. On the list for certain: Black Krim tomatoes, Boule D’Or Melons. Cheers, Ben

  3. I was just going through my seeds today. I usually start my tomatoes march 1. It seem like spring is already here but we know better, don’t we?

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